Amazon Development Centre Edinburgh - Graduate Developer Roles
Steve Marchant<firstname.lastname@example.org> on 14 Feb 12 at 15:02
Amazon Development Centre Edinburgh is hiring!
Graduate Software Development Engineer
We are looking for outstanding candidates to join us as full-time Software
You will work as part of an Agile team at our development centre in
Edinburgh, Scotland, launching and growing new initiatives for Amazon's
global websites. You will be involved in every aspect of the process - from
idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to software
development across a variety of technologies. Your systems will meet
remarkably high standards of performance and reliability, and will operate
at massive scale, 24x7.
The position offers exceptional opportunities for every candidate to grow
their technical and non-technical skills. If you are selected, you have the
opportunity to really make a difference to our business by inventing,
enhancing and building world class websites and systems, delivering results,
working on exciting and challenging projects.
Computer Science Honours degree (2:1 or better) or postgraduate study. We
are looking for Computer Science Undergraduates who are due to graduate this
year and are looking for their first commercial role.
* Demonstrated strong object-oriented design and coding skills in Java
(or equivalent languages such as C++/C#) * Scripting languages (e.g. shell, Ruby, Perl, Python, etc.) * Strong computer science grounding in a broad range of algorithms and
data-structures, OS fundamentals, programming languages and systems
architecture * Design and architecture (e.g. design patterns, web services,
especially high-scale, high-availability, multi-tier distributed systems) * Strong analytical and excellent problem solving skills * Strong written and verbal English communications skills * The candidate will be highly pragmatic - a do-er as well as a
thinker; we use technology to solve real-world problems expediently to
achieve spectacular business returns
In return, we offer a highly competitive salary, and other excellent
benefits including healthcare. This is your opportunity to develop a
rewarding career with one of the world's leading online retailers, work in a
unique environment, and be part of a passionate and international team to
work hard, have fun and make history!
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that
employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting
decisions based on your experience and skills.
Amazon is not in a position to provide sponsorship, so any candidates
applying must have the relevant rights to work in the UK
Kelli Buchan / Recruitment Coordinator
Amazon Development Centre Scotland is hiring!
Amazon Development Centre (Scotland) Limited registered office: Lower Ground
Floor, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EG, Scotland.
Registered in Scotland Registration number SC268673.
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